Richard Flask

(949) 281-7333

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Murphy Business

Murphy Business & Financial Corporation

The highest professionalism, ethical standards and quality of services distinguish Murphy. Our brokers are some of the most successful and respected in our industry. - assist potential sellers with the ownership transfer of their businesses - work with buyers to locate profitable businesses - help buyers purchase new franchised businesses - develop exit strategies, targeted growth plans and business plans - assist current business owners with fair market valuations - appraise machinery and equipment - assist larger companies with mergers and acquisitions - provide clients with commercial real estate brokerage, leasing, property management and search services

Richard (Rich) Flask, a licensed California Real Estate Broker, Board Certified Intermediary and Certified Business Broker, is CEO/Regional Director of Murphy Business & Financial Corporation – SoCal.

Rich’s experience in business transfers, spanning more than 25 years, includes franchising, licensing of international markets, and business brokerage in a wide spectrum of mid-market segments, and he was Sr. Vice President for Mergers & Acquisitions, Southwest, with one of the country’s largest M&A shops.

Prior establishing his brokerage practice, Rich was a Partner in a premier consulting group that pioneered operations and marketing best practices while working with the some of the world’s foremost retailers and suppliers. Previously, he was a senior executive in marketing, operations and international trade development with two of the largest and most successful global retailers.

Rich earned his B.A. from California State University, Northridge, and subsequently completed the Advanced Executive Marketing Program at the University of Texas (Austin) Graduate School of Business.

• "Best in Class Retailer” award by a national supplier panel.
• Awarded "Vision Award” for outstanding corporate marketing plan.
• Seminar and workshop leader on “Selling & Buying Businesses & Franchises”
• International convention speaker and workshop leader on "Developing Business Strategies".
• Led an interactive training workshop/symposium with over 100 leading U.S. retailers and suppliers at industry Leadership Conference.
• Expert Panelist - Workshops on marketing best practices at UCLA School of Business.


• Business Network International (world’s premier referral networking org.), Director
• California Association of Business Brokers (CABB)
• International Association of Business Brokers
• International Franchise Association
• Association for Corporate Growth
• M&A Source Group
• Turn Around Management Association

Areas Served

  • Orange County, CA

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